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BY AUTHOR Shawn Stott


Thursday July 19, 2018
July 19, 2018 - Sky dominated Tour stage 11 to put Geraint Thomas in yellow after the stage win and Chris Froome into 2nd overall. All the reports and video from 'La Grand Bouclé' and La Course . Time out for Mark Cavendish - Top Story. Other cycling news: CCC save BMC, Tours of Britain and Pologne, Lake Garda Classic, signings for LottoNL-Jumbo and Sunweb, Tour of Utah and Porte talks crash.
Wednesday July 18, 2018
Stage Report: The big break of the day looked like it would be the winning move, but it exploded as the GC men lifted the pace on the final climb of stage 11. With a bold move, Geraint Thomas (Sky) launched himself up the Summit finish for stage and overall glory.
Wednesday July 18, 2018
Roadside Tour'15 Reload: The 2018 Tour de France makes its return to l'Alpe d'Huez on Thursday's stage 12. So, we revisit the mythical climb and its twisting ascent with Ed Hood and his side-kick Callum MacGregor - and the craziness of the Alpe's Dutch Corner back in 2015.
Tuesday July 17, 2018
Stage Report: On the first mountain stage of the 2018 Tour de France, BMC's Greg Van Avermaet fought to keep the yellow jersey on his back by going with the break of the day and holding off the GC men. From the same group, Julian Alaphilippe (Quick-Step Floors) attacked on the penultimate climb for a hard fought stage win.
Tuesday July 17, 2018
TOOLBOX: With summer in full swing, there's no escaping riding in the heat, but hot temps inhibit the body's ability to perform. Dr. Stephen Cheung is an expert on thermal stresses on human performance and offers up his favorite heat adaptation hacks for cyclists.
Monday July 16, 2018
While the Tour de France is underway, a major part of the other Lotto Soudal riders is currently staying in Livigno from 7 until 22 July to prepare for the second part of the season.
Monday July 16, 2018
Team Sunweb take you behind the scenes with their latest #InsideOut feature at stage nine of the Tour de France, as the peloton tackled the cobbles of Roubaix.
Monday July 16, 2018
The future of Continuum Sports, currently operating as BMC Racing Team, was confirmed on the first rest day of the Tour de France with the news that Polish shoe and bag company CCC will become title sponsor in 2019.
Monday July 16, 2018
Tour Rest Day No.1: As the Tour de France leaves the flat lands and launches into the Alps for the more decisive mountain stages. What have we learnt from the first week? Ed Hood take a look back at the first nine stages on the first Tour rest day as we wait for the peloton's appointment with destiny.
Monday July 16, 2018
July 16, 2018 - The Tour de France is in full swing as it leaves the cobbled behind and head for the hills. Sunday's stage finished any idea's of overall victory for Richie Porte - Top Story. All the results from France, plus the Österreich-Rundfahrt. Achievement of a lifetime: Heinrich Haussler, Williams joins Bahrain-Merida, Hirschi U23 Euro champion, Nijssen wins Wattmeister and cool Sagan.
Sunday July 15, 2018
Stage Report: John Degenkolb (Trek-Segafredo) brought two years of misery to a close with a riveting victory in Roubaix on Stage 9 of the Tour de France, bettering race leader Greg Van Avermaet (BMC) and Yves Lampaert (Quick-Step) in a three-man sprint after a bruising stage over the “pavés du nord”.
Sunday July 15, 2018
Prior to the 2018 Global Relay Gastown Grand Prix, the list of men’s cyclists who had won the famed race three times in a row stood at just one - Canadian cycling legend Ron Hayman.
Sunday July 15, 2018
Quick-Step Floors CEO Patrick Lefevere, sports director Tom Steels, Paris-Roubaix winner Niki Terpstra and Belgian Champion Yves Lampaert talked of the inextricable link between the team and the pavé and the impact the cobbles could have on the Tour de France general classification.
Sunday July 15, 2018
Author Peter Cossins describes in his history of that first 1903 Tour de France, the inelegantly titled “Butcher, Blacksmith, Acrobat, Sweep,” the original Tour de France, something totally new and untried and flawed in many ways, “should be considered as one of the greatest events in sporting history.”
Saturday July 14, 2018
Photo Book: When you're hot, you're hot, and LottoNL-Jumbo's Dylan Groenewegen stoked his winning form with another perfectly timed sprint into Amiens for stage 8 of the 2018 Tour de France. After 181 processional kilometers, perhaps the best part of the day for fans is this gallery of the day's best shots from pro photog Cor Vos.
Saturday July 14, 2018
PeloPics: The Tour de France peloton has the opening week under its belt and so far everyone is still in the running for the overall win, give or take a minute here and there. We have seen a lot of images so far, but here are the ones we missed and some from behind scenes you'll never see anywhere else.
Friday July 13, 2018
Stage Report: After an 'easy day' of 231 kilometers from Fougères to Chartres the peloton animated its self in the finalé to fire LottoNL-Jumbo's Dylan Groenewegen across the line ahead of Fernando Gaviria (Quick-Step Floors) and the green jersey wearing Peter Sagan (Bora-Hansgrohe). Greg Van Avermaet (BMC) held the overall lead with 6 seconds on Sky's Geraint Thomas.
Friday July 13, 2018
Roadside PEZ: On Sunday, the 2018 Tour de France hits the famous cobbles of Paris-Roubaix for stage 9 and as PEZ-man Daniel Thevenon will be writing the race report we look back at 'Dan's Day in Hell'. Keep it PEZ for all the Tour action.
Thursday July 12, 2018
Stage Report: UAE Team Emirates' Dan Martin hammered up the Breton Alpe d'Huez, better known as the Mur de Bretagne, for the stage 6 win in fine style, which brought the memories flooding back for Gordan Cameron. 2011 and 2018; both vintage years on the Mur.
Thursday July 12, 2018
July 12, 2018 - The Tour de France has been to the seaside, but it's no holiday! All the news from “la Grande Boucle”. Not just the Tour, also Österreich-Rundfahrt. The all powerful ASO rule the roost-Top Story. Other cycling news: Eros Poli, Sunweb to La Course, Schmidt and Biermans stay with Katusha-Alpecin and Mediofondo Casartelli postponed. A full EUROTRASH Thursday.